Best Things to See & Do in Tresillian

  • Truro Cathedral

    Cornwall's only cathedral. Built in the 1880s, the cathedral's 250ft high spire still dominates the city

  • Duke Street Sandwich Deli

    Set on the corner of St Mary's and Duke Street this little cafe is the best spot in town for paninis, sandwiches and salad boxes. There's a great choice of fillings to eat in or takeaway.

    The Deli is the ideal place to grab a window seat and watch the world go by. There is also an outside area which makes a great option in the summer.

  • The Old Grammar School - Truro

    You sit on benches at scrubbed wooden tables - but that's where the resemblance to actual school ends. The Old Grammar School (TOGS) near Truro Cathedral, serves up a relaxed atmosphere, creative cocktails, and some of the best tapas in town.

    Pop in for a relaxed lunch of Mediterranean-inspired food while you'...
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  • Royal Cornwall Museum

    The Royal Cornwall is the county’s oldest museum, famed for its important collections of natural history, geology, decorative arts and Newlyn School paintings

  • Hidden up a little alleyway not far from Truro Cathedral is the Kathmandu Palace which has been reliably serving up Nepalese and Indian food for years.

    The prices might not be the cheapest but the friendly service and wide variety of quality food more than make up for it.

    The decor is definitely old school Indian restaurant style, but personally I think this just makes it feel...
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  • Cafe located in the Chapter House of the cathedral. Fairly basic menu including soups and sandwiches plus a huge range of cakes. Children's menu available along with gluten free and vegan options.

    Weekly roast dinners.

  • Truro Bowl

    Truro Bowl is home to an eight-lane bowling alley along with a ninety seat restaurant.

  • Trewithen Gardens

    An historic private estate boasting one of the loveliest gardens in England
    There is nowhere quite like Trewithen. With its magnificent collection of camellias, rhododendrons and magnolias, its wonderful woodland walks and its age-old family home, Trewi

  • Tranquil garden near Truro with wonderful views of the River Fal. Set on many levels, containing a superb collection of tender and exotic plants

  • Yak and Yeti / Truro

    Yak and Yeti, is a newly established family run cozy Restaurant in Truro. Its has seating capacity of over 100 people with garden facilities and a smoking area.

    It has been well known in Truro for its authentic, fresh new taste, flavours and dishes that we have been delivering from August 2009 at The Yak and Yeti.

  • ShelterBox Visitor Centre

    Set in the heart of Truro, the ShelterBox Visitor Centre is a unique insight into what it takes for the charity to respond to natural disasters around the world. From information about the trademark ShelterKit (including having a go at packing...

  • Tregothnan Gatehouse - Tresillian

    Extending over 40 hectares, the Tregothnan garden is the largest historic garden in Cornwall. The collection of plants, is highly regarded in the botanic world.

  • Georgian house surrounded by fine gardens featuring walled garden, borders, topiary and original Victorian conservatory. Also includes small woodland area and attached nursery

  • Penrose Water Gardens

    Established for over twenty years, set within a beautiful woodland valley two and a half miles from Truro, in the centre of Cornwall